jamiebowen0306 (jamiebowen0306) wrote,
jamiebowen0306
jamiebowen0306

  • Location:
  • Mood:
  • Music:

I miss English Weather.

It rained in Fort Worth today and it actually made me realize that I actually miss English weather. Till I moved to Texas, I didn't realize it was possible to be hot and uncomfortable in a rain storm. In England, when it rains, any humidity there is breaks, the temperature drops, and it actually feels pleasant.

I was in Washington in July and it rained. When it started, I thought 'Oh good, it'll feel better now.' But no. It's the first time that I've felt hot and unpleasant in a rainstorm. If anything, the humidity got worse.

Incidentally, if you're ever in Washington, go to the Union Street Station. I can honestly say I have never seen a better station anywhere. Americans always tell me that Europe has more history. I've been to 5 or 6 countries in Europe and there isn't a station in any of those countries to compare with Washinton D.C.'s station.

In case anyone's interested in the station:
Subscribe

  • I hate travelling from Ningbo

    Ningbo is a big city. Depending on how you count it (I won't compare the relative merits of arguing City vs Conurbation here), it's got up to 7…

  • Does anyone know how weird Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson Airport is?

    Does anyone know how weird Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson is? I mean I collected my bag, went through passport control, got my bag, and went through…

  • Hong Kong

    One of the good things about where I work is the fact they give us a holiday in October for National Day. It's a celebration of the fact they booted…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments